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    Price it right from the get-go The old-school strategy of real estate sellers crossing their arms and holding out for a better offer will be brushed off by most homebuyers. Consider that of the homes that took four months or more to sell in the past year, almost half of their owners accepted ...
      Website Add to My Notebook   The granite Texas statehouse stands as a testament to the history of the Lone Star State. Free, guided tours. Mon.-Fri. 8:30-4:30p.m.; Sat. 9:30-3:30p.m.; Sun. noon-3:30 p.m.   A must see when you visit Austin is the Capitol Building. Take the tour and enjoy th...
    A little History on AUSTIN TEXAS Our story as Texas capital began in the mid 1800s. The time brought tremendous growth to the tiny settlement formerly known as Waterloo that had been carved out of the wilderness. The 1850s saw the first building boom with the construction of the first permane...
New Year's Eve Celebration at Bella Notte     Time:   7:30 PM - 11:45 PM Date: 12/31/2011   Location: Bella Notte on Main 201 E. Main St., Round Rock, Texas  78664 (Map) Cost: $80   Ring in the New Year in Downtown Round Rock. Bella Notte on Main will hold a New Year's Eve Celebration beginning ...
HAPPY NEW YEAR!   Day 13 blogging challenge A day of corrosponcence, paperwork back and forth and inspections. All in all a fun day!                                                           From our home, family and beautiful Austin Texas we wish each one of you a Happy New Year! Enjoy ushering ...
Day 13 Blogging Challenge: followup. retruing phone calls. stratigy meeting, closing files for 2011.     There is a huge gap between working Hard and working smart. I am the first to admit I have not always worked smart. There are many examples I could site but suffice to say, in the long run it ...
Dec 30, 2011 - Jan 8, 2012 The first week of January is a special time for the Austin music scene, bringing with it the annual tradition known as Free Week. During Free Week, participating venues offer nightly free shows featuring some of Austin’s best local talent. The experience is like a smal...
Round Rock ranks as one of America’s safest cities City is 11th safest among U.S. cities population 100,000 or more CQ Press has released its annual City Crime Rankings, and Round Rock ranks No. 11 among U.S. cities 100,000 population or greater. Round Rock is the second safest city in Texas wit...
Day 12 of the Blogging Challenge.   Yes, I am working today but only for a little while. Today I am putting the finishing touches on an final offer and acceptance.        Hoping you have a Merry Christmas Eve! When I was young we used to open our family gifts on Christmas Eve. As a family we have...
Day 12:  Email marketing and Social Network Marketing!    TO ALL OUR FRIENDS AND FELLOW BLOGGERS ON ACTIVE RAIN! WE WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!! We are blessed to have so many great friends and mentors. Thank you for your friendship, your willingness to share your wisdom and advice. May the joy...

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